Shaftsbury Lake - Shaftsbury (27 acres)

About this Location

Shaftsbury Lake is in Shaftsbury State Park.

Shaftsbury Lake (27 acres) is a site for the Vermont LoonWatch annual survey. Birders are encouraged to volunteer as often and whenever they are able. See Join LoonWatch for details.

About Shaftsbury State Park

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Shaftsbury State Park is on an 84-acre parcel surrounding the small but picturesque Lake Shaftsbury. The area operated as a private campground and cabin resort before it became a state park in 1974. It has become a popular park facility in southwestern Vermont.

Notable Trails

A description with a map of the trails at Shaftsbury State Park is on the TrailFinder website.


  • Restrooms on site

  • Entrance fee

  • Wheelchair accessible trail

Content from Shaftsbury State Park Official Website

Last updated October 6, 2023